Leicestershire is located right at the heart of the country, this is a delightful county with plenty to discover, explore and experience. With vibrant market towns, rolling countryside, the Charnwood and National Forests, an aspiring Geopark, award winning attractions, waterways and fascinating heritage, there is something for all the family in Leicestershire. The ideal location for family stays, weekend breaks and adventure getaways.

Leicestershire – Area History Guide

Leicestershire is a county with over 2,000 years of history. With a traditional taste of Leicestershire you can enjoy stunning landscapes, relaxing breaks or active adventures. Expect unique food and drink events, award winning festivals and world class live theatre.


Leicestershire – Key Events & Activities

Leicestershire has a jam packed calendar of events all year round. With a Comedy Festival, food fairs, folk weekends, walking festivals and the extremely popular Melton Mowbray Food Festival, you are guaranteed to be entertained, whatever time of year you choose to visit.
There is something for all age groups and tastes.

Leicestershire – Key Sights to See

You will not be disappointed with the offering from Leicestershire and its collection of towns and villages. Visit the cultural quarter and enjoy architectural splendour and fine dining, take in the breath-taking sites of the Botanic Gardens, discover the adventures of Avalanche Adventure, take a ride on a steam locomotive at Great Central Railway and explore local produce from rural markets.
A stay in Leicestershire will bring a whole host of memories to treasure.

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